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Scottish police discover boy's body in woods

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Scottish police investigating the disappearance of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular have found a body in woods near Fife.

In a statement, the police said they “strongly believe” that the body found is that of Mikaeel, who went missing from his home in Edinburgh on January 15.

Mikaeel’s mother has been detained for questioning.

The discovery of the body came after a massive search by police, rescue services and hundreds of local residents.